As of 2008 PokerStars are offering a version of their poker room for Mac users. This is the first time that poker players that are using a Mac have been able to play at PokerStars without using any third party software.
Downloading and installing the PokerStars software on a Mac is really simple but for those of you who are in doubt what to do we have created this little step by step guide for you to make sure that you set up your account correctly and get the maximum poker bonus at PokerStars.
The first thing that you need to do in order to get started is to download the PokerStars software. Simply save the file on your desktop and you are ready to go on to the next step.
Step 2 – Install the Pokerstars Software on your Mac
If you saved the PokerStars install file on your desktop as suggested you will find it there now. Double click the file called “PokerStarsInstall” and the window shown in this step will appear on your screen. Now you need to drag the PokerStars icon over to the applications folder.
Step 3 – Launch the PokerStars.com Software
You now need to go in to your applications folder and double click on the PokerStars icon and the PokerStars client will start.
Step 4 – Create your account at PokerStars
In order to be able to start playing poker at PokerStars you will need to create an account, this is completely free. Once the poker lobby is launched you need to click the tab “Account” and then chose “Create Account” and fill in your details. You will also be asked to fill in a PokerStars marketing code during the registration process and here you need to enter the code pbs500, this code will give you $600 for free when you make your first deposit. Once you have entered all your details and clicked “submit” you will get a validation email sent to you.
Step 5 - Validate your PokerStars.com account
Like we explained to you before you will get a validation email sent to you so you will now need to check your email for a validation code (if it is not in your inbox please check in your spam folder).
Once you have your validation code you will need to validate your email at PokerStars by clicking “Account” and then click “Validate Email Address”. Now you need to enter the validation code you got sent to your email and then click “Validate”. This is the last step and you are now all set and ready to start playing at PokerStars.com.